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Work, Dogs, Work

HarperCollins | September 23, 2014 | 40 pages
Top dog Duke and his busy crew have a big day of construction fun ahead of them as they race to repair a road. With miles of new road to lay, our favorite doggy construction team gets to work using equipment like bulldozers, steamrollers, and paving trucks. But what happens when a big hill blocks... More Info

Planet Tad

HarperCollins | September 23, 2014 | 256 pages
Twelve-year-old Tad is a blogger with a plan, in the book Jon Stewart calls "hilarious to anyone who ever went through, is currently in, might go to, or flunked out of middle school." Tad has an agenda: Survive seventh grade. He also wants to: grow a mustache, get girls to notice him, and do a... More Info

Made for You

HarperCollins | September 16, 2014 | 368 pages
Thrilling contemporary romantic suspense from New York Times bestselling author Melissa Marr. Eva Tilling wakes up in the hospital to discover an attempt has been made on her life. But who in her sleepy little North Carolina town could have hit her with their car? And why? Before she can consider... More Info

The Octonauts and the Growing Goldfish

By Meomi
HarperCollins Children's Books | September 22, 2014 | 40 pages
Join global sensations, the Octonauts, in an exciting new title in the classic picture book series that inspired the phenomenally successful animated TV show, broadcast around the world. The Octonauts are a crew of cute animals who love to explore the big blue ocean. From their underwater base, the... More Info

The Great Granny Gang

HarperCollins Children's Books | April 19, 2013 | 29 pages
Here comes the fearless granny gang, The youngest eighty-two. They leap down from their granny van, And there's nothing they can't do! A gleeful celebration of why grannies are great! Through wonderfully rhythmical writing and exquisite illustrations, Judith Kerr OBE shows us that there is a lot... More Info

Riff Raff Sails the High Cheese

HarperCollins | September 16, 2014 | 24 pages
Shiver me whiskers! Someone has stolen the mice pirates’ most valuable loot: a great big chunk of cheese! Captain Riff Raff and the gang set out to retrieve the stolen booty, but can the cheese be seized? With colorful illustrations from Anne Kennedy and lively text from Susan Schade, Riff Raff... More Info

Backhoe Joe

HarperCollins | September 16, 2014 | 40 pages
In debut author Lori Alexander's picture book Backhoe Joe, a young boy tries to adopt a backhoe. When Nolan finds a stray backhoe in the street, he can't wait to adopt it. But this backhoe is not very well behaved. As Nolan tries to train his new pet, he learns that maybe this backhoe already has a... More Info

The Very Nearly Honorable League of Pirates #2: The Terror of the Southlands

HarperCollins | September 9, 2014 | 336 pages
From one of the 2013 New Voices comes a swashbuckling sequel in the Very Nearly Honorable League of Pirates series. The Enchantress is missing-again! But this time for real, so Hilary Westfield embarks on a quest to prove her pirate prowess by finding by finding her and sealing her own reputation... More Info

Huff and Puff Have Too Much Stuff!

HarperCollins | September 9, 2014 | 24 pages
Huff pulls the train. Puff pushes the train. Together they can haul a lot. Big stuff, small stuff, they’ve got it all! But what happens when the best friends realize that they’re stuck with too much stuff? Farmer Fluff has a brilliant idea! With colorful illustrations from Gill Guile and fun,... More Info

The Betrayers

HarperCollins Canada | August 1, 2014 | 304 pages
A compact saga of love, duty, family, and sacrifice from a rising star whose fiction is "self-assured, elegant, perceptive . . . and unflinchingly honest" (New York Times) This incandescent novel gives us one momentous day in the life of Baruch Kotler, a disgraced Israeli politician. When he... More Info

Martha and the Bunny Brothers - I Heart Holidays

HarperCollins Children's Books | July 3, 2014 | 32 pages
Martha and her Bunny Brothers are back, and they're going on holiday! The third title in the exuberant, feel-good new series from Clara Vulliamy. Pure fun in picture book form! Come on a splashy, sunny holiday with Martha and her Bunny Brothers! They're off to the seaside... but how do you have fun... More Info


HarperCollins | August 26, 2014 | 288 pages
An astonishing memoir for the untold number of children whose lives have been touched by bullying. Positive is a must-read for teens, their parents, educators, and administrators—a brave, visceral work that will save lives and resonate deeply. Paige Rawl has been HIV positive since birth, but... More Info

Aw, Nuts!

HarperCollins | August 26, 2014 | 32 pages
Squirrel sets off on a chase after the perfect acorn in debut author-illustrator Rob McClurkan's picture book Aw, Nuts! With bold, graphic art, Squirrel will have young readers laughing out loud on every page, eager to find out what will happen next. Squirrel loves acorns, so when he spots the... More Info


HarperCollins | August 26, 2014 | 336 pages
Madeleine Roux's New York Times bestselling Asylum is a thrilling and creepy photo-illustrated novel that Publishers Weekly called "a strong YA debut that reveals the enduring impact of buried trauma on a place." Featuring found photographs from real asylums and filled with chilling mystery and... More Info

Confessions of a So-called Middle Child

HarperCollins | August 26, 2014 | 304 pages
Meet Charlie C. Cooper, reformed bully, misguided fashionista, and so-called middle child! Fans of Louise Rennison, Harriet the Spy, and Mean Girls will cheer when they meet her. This fresh tween coming-of-age story is an honest look at bullying and the obstacles of middle school from talented... More Info

Colors versus Shapes

HarperCollins | August 26, 2014 | 40 pages
Prepare to be amazed as two teams of Colors and Shapes compete for the top prize at a spectacular talent show! Which team deserves the spotlight? Colors can really mix it up, but nobody stacks higher than Shapes. How will the judges ever pick a winner? Ultimately, author-illustrator Mike Boldt... More Info

Our Solar System (revised edition)

HarperCollins | August 26, 2014 | 48 pages
In this completely updated edition of Our Solar System, Seymour Simon takes young readers on a fascinating tour through space! With beautiful full-color photographs and spacecraft images, young readers will learn all about the beginning of the solar system, including the sun and the eight planets... More Info

Watch Out, Hollywood!

HarperCollins | August 26, 2014 | 224 pages
This is the second fabulously funny book in the Confessions of a So-Called Middle Child series by talented tween author Maria T. Lennon. The trials and tribulations of middle child and techie hacker Charlie C. Cooper continue in this fresh tween take on mean girls, celebrity, and the true meaning... More Info

Pete the Cat and the New Guy

HarperCollins | August 5, 2014 | 40 pages
Pete the Cat is back in Pete the Cat and the New Guy by New York Times bestselling authors James and Kimberly Dean. There's a new guy in town, and Pete can't wait to meet him. After all, more friends mean more fun. But who can he be? When Pete finally meets Gus, he realizes they're very different... More Info

Seven Years In Tibet

HarperCollins UK | September 22, 2014 | 288 pages
Imprisoned in India by the British when World War II was declared, Austrian climber Heinrich Harrer escaped, crossing the Himalayas to Tibet. Settling in Lhasa, the Forbidden City, he became the tutor and friend of the present Dalai Lama in this classic of adventure literature.  More Info

The Graveyard Book Graphic Novel:

Harpercollins Childrens Books | July 29, 2014 | 192 pages
The first volume of a glorious two-volume, four-color graphic novel adaptation of Neil Gaiman's #1 New York Times bestselling and Newbery Medal-winning novel The Graveyard Book, adapted by P. Craig Russell and illustrated by an extraordinary team of renowned artists. Inventive, chilling, and filled... More Info

Winners Never Quit!

HarperCollins | April 25, 2006 | 32 pages
Mia Hamm, American soccer champion and best–selling author of Go for the Goal, tells a true–life–inspired story of learning that winning and losing aren't as important as being part of a team. More than anyone, soccer superstar Mia Hamm knows the value of teamwork and perseverance. She shares... More Info


HarperCollins | July 22, 2014 | 32 pages
Over fifty years ago, a small bear set out on the adventure of a lifetime. With nothing but a suitcase, several jars of marmalade, and a label around his neck that read, "Please look after this bear. Thank you," he crossed the ocean heading for England. When he arrived at London's busy Paddington... More Info

Lulu and the Witch Baby

Harpercollins Childrens Books | July 22, 2014 | 48 pages
Lulu Witch begins to change her mind about her pesky baby sister when she thinks that one of her magic spells has made the baby disappear.  More Info

Fancy Nancy's Fabulous Fall Storybook Collection

Harpercollins Childrens Books | July 22, 2014 | 192 pages
A beautiful new paper-over-board storybook collection filled with Fancy Nancy's autumn adventures! Everyone's favorite fancy girl is back in this brand-new storybook collection. Join Fancy Nancy as she dresses up for Halloween, celebrates an extra-special day at school, goes to a Thanksgiving... More Info

The Fall of Five

Harpercollins Childrens Books | July 22, 2014 | 416 pages
This is the fourth installment in the thrilling, action-packed Lorien Legacies series that launched with the #1 New York Times bestseller I Am Number Four (and a major motion picture from Dreamworks!). Reunited with Sarah and now joined by Number Eight, Number Four and the remaining Garde are... More Info

Pete the Cat's Super Cool Reading Collection

Harpercollins Childrens Books | July 8, 2014 | 32 pages
This super cool paperback beginning reader collection includes five of the grooviest stories from the Pete the Cat I Can Read series by New York Times bestselling artist James Dean: Pete the Cat: Play Ball!, Pete the Cat: Pete's Big Lunch, Pete the Cat: Pete at the Beach, Pete the Cat: A Pet for... More Info

Stick Dog Chases a Pizza

Harpercollins Childrens Books | July 8, 2014 | 208 pages
As Stick Dog and his friends embark on a dangerous quest for pizza, they find themselves getting into even more than they ever could have imagined. Is it a flying saucer? Is it a Frisbee? Or is it the best thing they've ever tasted? Stick Dog and his crazy canine crew have discovered a newfangled... More Info

Big Nate Laugh-O-Rama

Harpercollins Childrens Books | July 8, 2014 | 224 pages
Do you love laboring over a tricky crossword puzzle, losing yourself in a maze, or turning a scribble into an artistic masterpiece? Well, Big Nate Laugh O Rama has all those fun activities... and more! This fourth Big Nate activity book is packed with bordem busting puzzles, trivia, codes, mazes,... More Info

Shoutykid/How Harry Riddles Made a Mega-Amazing Zombie Movie

HarperCollins Children's Books | June 5, 2014 | 400 pages
Meet the funniest kid in fiction and follow his life's ups and downs told through laugh-out-loud letters, emails, texts and more! Her Majesty, hi there My name is Harry Riddles and I don't normally do this kind of thing, but I think we might need some help. ... Harry "Shoutykid" Riddles has a few... More Info

Man in the Shadows

HarperCollins Canada | July 1, 2014 | 304 pages
Fast-paced, gripping, and rich with historical detail, Man In the Shadows builds on the historical record to illuminate one of the most dramatic times in Canadian history. In 1867, three British colonies became the four provinces of the new dominion of Canada. Among the Fathers of Confederation was... More Info

Laughing All the Way to the Mosque

HarperCollins Canada | June 1, 2014 | 256 pages
A hilarious memoir about growing up Muslim from the creator of Little Mosque on the Prairie. Zarqa Nawaz has always straddled two cultures. She's just as likely to be agonizing over which sparkly earrings will 'pimp' out her hijab as to be flirting with the Walmart meat manager in a futile attempt... More Info

Monsters Love School

Harpercollins Childrens Books | June 24, 2014 | 40 pages
What's school for? I already know My ABGs.. Summer is over, and now it's time for the biggest adventure of all . . . Monster School! Join these hilarious, energetic monsters as they go to school for the first time in author-illustrator Mike Austin's picture-book sequel to Monsters Love Colors.... More Info

Mackenzie Blue #5: Double Trouble

Harpercollins Childrens Books | June 24, 2014 | 224 pages
"The continuing adventures of seventh-grader Mackenzie Blue as she juggles her time and attention between her auditions for a new TV pilot, preparing for the twins her mother is expecting, and working on a science project with her maybe-crush"--  More Info

My Weird School Special: Back to School, Weird Kids Rule!

Harpercollins Childrens Books | June 24, 2014 | 144 pages
With tons of bonus content and a Back to School-themed story centered on the kids of Ella Mentry School, the My Weird School Specials bring the beloved My Weird School brand to a whole new level of weird. When a tropical storm ends A.J.'s summer vacation earlier than expected, A.J. and his family... More Info

Monster School: The Spooky Sleepover

Harpercollins Childrens Books | June 24, 2014 | 32 pages
A fun and hilarious I Can Read series about a not-so-normal sleepover. Norm is just plain normal until he finds himself in a new school where all his classmates are monsters! When his school hosts a sleepover, Norm is nervous that he'll be too scared to fall asleep. After all, he doesn't need to... More Info

Charlie the Ranch Dog: Charlie Goes to the Doctor

Harpercollins Childrens Books | June 17, 2014 | 32 pages
Charlie -- the loveable character inspired by Ree Drummond's basset hound -- is nervous about going to the doctor but he puts on a brave face for his friend Hickory. Mama knows something's wrong with Charlie the Ranch Dog when he's not even hungry for bacon! So they're off to see Dr. Jan. Even... More Info

Big Brother

HarperCollins Canada | June 1, 2014 | 416 pages
From the acclaimed author of the National Book Award finalist So Much for That and the international bestseller We Need to Talk About Kevin comes a striking novel about siblings, marriage and obesity When Pandora picks up her older brother Edison at her local Iowa airport, she literally... More Info

Bella Lost and Found

Harpercollins Childrens Books | June 10, 2014 | 40 pages
Lovable indoor cat Bella leaves her home in the lighthouse to have an adventure on the high seas. Her travels bring her to new friends and sights and ultimately, return her to home. Bella is an indoor cat who lives inside a lighthouse and who has always imagined having great adventures on the high... More Info

The Hueys in It Wasn't Me

HarperCollins Children's Books | November 12, 2013 | 32 pages
Meet the Hueys - a fabulously quirky group of characters from international bestselling, award-winning author/illustrator, Oliver Jeffers, creator of How to Catch a Star and Lost and Found . A fight has broken out amongst The Hueys. 'oeIt was not me! It was him!' But no one can remember what... More Info

Eva and Sadie and the Worst Haircut EVER!

Harpercollins Childrens Books | June 3, 2014 | 32 pages
Inspired by the Gawker video that went viral, a story based on two sisters and a haircut gone wrong! Meet Eva and Sadie, two sisters with big personalities! When big sister Sadie notices Eva's hair is just too long and getting out of control, she decides to take matters into her own hands. When the... More Info

Paddington - a Bear Called Paddington and Other Stories

HarperCollins Children's Books | March 27, 2014 | 480 pages
'Paddington's Adventures' brings together three favourite Paddington novels in one bumper volume.  More Info

How to Catch a Star (10th Anniversary Edition)

HarperCollins Children's Books | March 27, 2014 | 32 pages
Celebrate the 10th anniversary of world-renowned illustrator Oliver Jeffers' debut picture book, the much-loved How to Catch a Star! The publication of How to Catch a Star in 2004 heralded the arrival of a captivating new talent on the picture book scene. Now beloved by children all over the world,... More Info

Where Bears Roam the Streets

HarperCollins Canada | June 1, 2014 | 272 pages
A unique portrait of a Russia awash in change, told through the lens of a long-standing friendship between two young men who grew up on opposing sides of the Cold War In the summer of 2008, Jeff Parker went to Russia intending to write a book about the countryâe(tm)s resurgence as a major global... More Info


HarperCollins Canada | June 1, 2014 | 272 pages
When the Second World War broke out, Ralph MacLean traded his quiet yet troubled life on the Magdalene Islands in eastern Canada for the ravages of war overseas. On the other side of the country, Mitsue Sakamoto and her family felt their pleasant life in Vancouver starting to fade away after the... More Info

The Night Canada Stood Still

HarperCollins Canada | June 1, 2014 | 336 pages
The Quebec-sovereignist juggernaut began with the creation of the Parti Québécois in 1968 and climaxed in the provincial referendum on sovereignty, held on October 30, 1995. On that extraordinary evening, Canadians from all walks of life, in every region of the country, sat glued to their... More Info

Planet Lolita

HarperCollins Canada | May 1, 2014 | 232 pages
On the remote Hong Kong beach where they are camping, bickering parents and their lonely teenage daughter awaken at sunrise to a strange sight: a dozen women suddenly on the shore. They seem to have washed in from the sea. Fifteen-year-old Sarah, known as Xixi, tries befriending them, and she snaps... More Info

Little Bastards in Springtime

HarperCollins Canada | May 1, 2014 | 288 pages
It's spring 1992. Jevrem Andric is eleven years old, and brutal civil war is erupting in Sarajevo. At first it's just boring, as kids shut in apartments run out of ways to entertain themselves. A few weeks later, boredom is a luxury. Hell has arrived. They are trapped and face starvation and death.... More Info

Pete the Cat: Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star

Harpercollins Childrens Books | May 27, 2014 | 32 pages
Pete the Cat takes on the classic favorite children's song Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star in a paper-over-board picture book format! Pete has already adapted "The Wheels on the Bus" and "Old MacDonald Had a Farm," and now Pete puts his own stamp on the classic children's song, "Twinkle, Twinkle,... More Info

Pete the Cat: A Pet for Pete

Harpercollins Childrens Books | May 27, 2014 | 32 pages
Pete gets a new pet in this cool beginning reader story! When Pete the Cat gets a goldfish he names Goldie, Pete decides to paint a picture of his new pet. Word spreads of Pete's cool paintings and soon everyone wants one. But Pete doesn't have enough time to make paintings for everyone in town.... More Info